Item description for Director's Guide to Place Me With Your Son: Ignatian Spirituality in Everyday Life by James W. Skehan...
From advance planning to advice on bridging the return from the twenty-four week retreat to everyday life, this " Director's Guide" provides assistance to those organizing Ignatian retreats based on James W. Skehan's "Place Me with Your Son" and those wishing to deepen the previous retreat experience. This volume explains the foundations of each phase of the retreat and suggests ways to prepare for the transitions between the phases. Skehan reviews the basic concepts; anticipates problems and opportunities that may arise in each week; offers possible responses to exercitants' questions; and interprets Scriptural passages for modern readers. The "Guide" also includes a list of recommended supplemental readings and guidelines for integrating the retreat into the liturgical year.
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Studio: Georgetown University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.01" Width: 6" Height: 0.39" Weight: 0.3 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 1994
Publisher Georgetown University Press
ISBN 0878405690 ISBN13 9780878405695
Availability 0 units.
More About James W. Skehan
James W. Skehan is a professor emeritus in the Department of Geology and Geophysics at Boston College and a director emeritus of Weston Observatory. He holds a doctorate in geology from Harvard University as well as a master's in theology from Weston College. As a Jesuit priest and geologist, he actively promotes dialogue between scientists and theologians. In 2002 he was honored to have Skehanos quadrangularis, a trilobite that lived 505 million years ago, named for him. Skehan is the author of Roadside Geology of Massachusetts as well as many other books and articles.
James W. Skehan currently resides in the state of Massachusetts. James W. Skehan has an academic affiliation as follows - Campion Residence and Renewal Center, Inc..